Vascade Closure Device Mri

Cardiva Medical out of Sunnyvale, CA received FDA Premarket Approval (PMA) for the VASCADE Vascular Closure System, an extravascular device for speedy femoral arterial access site closure. The device is designed to induce hemostasis and close openings, without leaving anything inside the artery, created by size 5F, 6F, or 7F sheaths. It allows clinicians to re-access the site after closure and is meant to be painless to the patient. From the announcement:

Cardiva Financing Will Expand Commercialization of Vascade ...